Toshusai Sharaku (Japanese Ukiyo-e Printmaker, active 1794-1795) / The Actor Nakamura Nakazo by Enkyo / This print portrays the Kabuki actor Nakamura Nakazo the Second playing the part of Mastuomaru in the play "Sugawara Denju Tsnarai Kagami". The artist is known for his stylistic perfection in the portrayal of actors. The large nose and tightly closed mouth with its ends pulled down give a remarkably vivid depiction of the actor on stage.
Toshusai Sharaku Japanese, fl. 1794-1795 The Actor Ichikawa Yaozô III as Tanabe Bunzô, 1794 Color woodblock print; oban. The Art Institute of Chicago
Tōshūsai Sharaku“Kabuki Actor, Matsumoto Yonesaburō as Kewaizaka no Shōshō,actually Shinobu”
Toshusai Sharaku Japanese, active 1794-95, The Actors Ichikawa Tomiemon (R) and Sanogawa Ichimatsu III (L) as Kanisaka Toda and Onayo